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British Army Style Camouflage Netting - 7ftx7ft Individual Camo Net, 100's of Uses
British Army Style Camouflage Netting - 7ftx7ft Individual Camo Net, 100's of Uses
Offered by Camonets Ltd
Price: £17.98

20 of 20 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Not 7ft x 7ft!, 25 April 2013
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
Not as described. This measured 5 feet x 4 feet when it arrived, much to our disappointment - though described as 'fulfilled by Amazon', they have distanced themselves from any involvement. Will NOT use this seller, Camonetz, again.


The Fall [DVD]
The Fall [DVD]
Dvd ~ Catinca Untaru
Price: £4.95

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Just Fabulous..., 16 Jan. 2013
This review is from: The Fall [DVD] (DVD)
Beautiful and incredibly intelligent. Explores the aftermath of the life changing traumas that have occurred to two very different people.

Hmmm; that makes it sound very poncy, which it is absolutely not... It is a fabulous 'adventure' film with much more depth that kind of defies categorising. Don't miss it....


Collins Desk 2012 A5 Day to a Page Diary - 52 Black
Collins Desk 2012 A5 Day to a Page Diary - 52 Black

4 of 5 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Early Publication..., 24 Jun. 2011
Decently early publication would earn 5* for Collins - and in addition to that, it is nice quality; clean uncluttered pages.


LaCie Hard Disk design by Neil Poulton 1TB USB 2.0 - 7200RPM
LaCie Hard Disk design by Neil Poulton 1TB USB 2.0 - 7200RPM

1.0 out of 5 stars Died. Less than a year old..., 24 Jun. 2011
Sigh, this one has died at less than 12 months. Was used as my mac 'Time Machine'. Looked pretty. Now a door stop.


Apple 85w Power Adapter for MacBook Pro
Apple 85w Power Adapter for MacBook Pro
Offered by Apple4Less

8 of 8 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars BEWARE - NEARLY STARTED A FIRE IN OUR HOME!!, 1 Jan. 2011
Within minutes of this item being plugged in for its first use, it sparked and produced smoke and extreme heat. Luckily it was attended at this time and we prevented a fire occurring in our home. Beware!


The Boy with the Bronze Axe (Kelpies)
The Boy with the Bronze Axe (Kelpies)
by Kathleen Fidler
Edition: Paperback

4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Children's Historical 'Faction", 30 Oct. 2009
A novel for young people (bought for my eight year old), located at Skara Brae neolithic village on the Orkney Islands. Beautifully written (I read it myself...) and despite the original publication date, the language used does not sound 'dated' to modern youngsters, unlike some popular books of the same era. Recommended.


Wolf Notes and Other Musical Mishaps (Kelpies: First Aid for Fairies)
Wolf Notes and Other Musical Mishaps (Kelpies: First Aid for Fairies)
by Lari Don
Edition: Paperback
Price: £5.99

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Fabulous sequel to another cracker., 30 Oct. 2009
This is the sequel to First Aid for Fairies and Other Fabled Beasts, purchased for my eight year old, who is a keen reader, until this point, mainly of non-fiction. She was enthralled by this book, and it was almost impossible to get her attention until she had finished it. She would excitedly tell me all about it, precising chunks of it for me. Highly recommended.


First Aid for Fairies and Other Fabled Beasts (Kelpies: First Aid for Fairies)
First Aid for Fairies and Other Fabled Beasts (Kelpies: First Aid for Fairies)
by Lari Don
Edition: Paperback
Price: £5.99

2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Totally engrossing...., 16 Oct. 2009
I bought this and the second book in the series (of two), Wolf Notes.. for my eight-year old (who is a very keen reader). She was totally engrossed by them and would excitedly precis chapters for me. She was very involved with the characters and when visiting some of the locations in the book sometime later, she would recount what had happened there. I'm happy that she loved them, and that her reading/learning skills received a boost!


Quantum of Solace (Two-Disc Special Edition) [DVD] [2008]
Quantum of Solace (Two-Disc Special Edition) [DVD] [2008]
Dvd ~ Daniel Craig
Offered by DVDBayFBA
Price: £5.29

2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Well, okay...., 24 Mar. 2009
As a child of the sixties, I grew up with James Bond, in all his incarnations. All the actors have brought something great to the role, and Daniel Craig's twenty-first century hard-man version is just as good. An extremely watchable sequel, but sadly, entirely predicable, with no interesting plot twists, or indeed anything new. The baddies were completely conventional ones - no surprises there. All the elements were there - punch-up, car chase, boat chase, plane chase - all watchable, but unremarkable.
The highlight of these later Bond films is Dame Judi Dench. I must note here for scriptwriters and directors involved with the next Bond film, that 'Dame' is not her first name, but an honour bestowed on her by her Queen and country, for what we on this side of the pond consider to be a superb acting talent. Luckily for the producers, she still managed to light up the dull, repetitive and 'mumsy' lines that she had been given. For goodness sake, 'M' holds a powerful position. Please give Dame Judi a role and script to match before she gets exasperated and leaves!
The only twist in the tale is that I believe my DVD was sabotaged between final edit and burning to disc. There is, for some reason, three-quarters of the way through the film, is what appears to me to be a ten-second 'beaver-shot' by one of the support characters, and completely unrelated to the plot. Yuk! I can only assume it was not meant to be there?


Digital SLR Expert: Landscapes: Essential Advice from the Pros
Digital SLR Expert: Landscapes: Essential Advice from the Pros
by Tom Mackie
Edition: Hardcover

24 of 24 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A Cracker, 24 Mar. 2009
A beautiful book of quality rather than quantity that concentrates on the subject matter (rather than padding out with endless chapters on choosing memory cards and the like, which is the downfall of many books). The use of different authors for each subject matter is an interesting touch. The images throughout the book are both beautiful, and yet achievable for (what I would expect to be) the 'target audience'. The examples used in the book clearly illustrate the technical and artistic points raised within the text.
My only gripe - and it's a fairly inconsequential one, directed at the editorial department as opposed to the authors, is that there are still a few rather pointless pages on the digital vs. film debate. Anyone not convinced by 2009 is not likely to buy this book - for the next edition, fill that space with some more shots!
I should say that the book is directed, as the cover implies, at the intermediate to expert photographer: I'd be very surprised though, if anyone who picked it up, did not get some valuable advice or inspiration. I am pleased that I bought it!
(As a complete aside, my seven-year-old flicked through the book and noticed that a lovely image of David Noton's is taken from the same cave location of one of the dramatic opening scenes of Narnia - Prince Caspian (page 46). Apparently Mr Noton is now the coolest 'tog ever.......)


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